It's been a while since I provided a minors update, so let's jump right in.
The biggest story out of Memphis this week was the decision not to promote Dakota Hudson and stick with John Gant. On Thursday night, when the Cardinals played one of the most embarrassing games in recent memory,
On Wednesday afternoon the Cardinals lost to the Phillies 4-3. Unlike the first two games of the series, they were unable to generate offense in the late innings. After Kolten Wong flew out to start the ninth, Jedd Gyorko doubled to put the tying run in scoring position. Yairo Muñoz
Triple-A Memphis: 23-17, 2 GL in PCL American South
Added: John Brebbia, Jeremy Martinez
Subtracted: Jack Flaherty, Jesse Jenner, Mike Mayers
Memphis has cooled off since they opened up the season on fire. They are 4-6 in their last ten games. Tyler O’Neill has been hammering the ball; he homered six times in
It's been several weeks since we've posted a minors update here at Redbird Daily, and there's a lot of roster churn throughout the system. Austin Gomber struck out 16 in a start for Memphis, then was promoted and demoted without making an appearance while Ryan Helsley took his spot on the Memphis
Theoretically, there are no 'big games' in April. Tuesday's game at Wrigley Field, where the temperature was 35 degrees but dropped as the night wore on, felt like a big game.
Maybe it was because the Cardinals were 1-8 last season at The Friendly Confines. After all, if you take out
Photo: Allison Rhoades, MiLB.com
Triple-A Memphis: 10-2, 4.0 Game Lead
Memphis is a really, really good Triple-A team, as evidenced by their record. Let's take a look at their rotation individually, though.
Jack Flaherty went six innings and allowed three runs while striking out five. He didn't have his best stuff and was
Game recaps aren't something we've done over the last year and a half here at Redbird Daily. As a staff, we've typically focused on thoughtful, argument based pieces, like this one. That's not a knock on recaps, which are by nature more heat of the moment. By recapping each game,
The minor league season kicked off last Thursday. Although we're dealing with an obviously small sample size, there's been some interesting performances throughout the Cardinals full-season affiliates. Let's take a level-by-level view of what's transpired so far. (All records and stats are as of the start of play on Tuesday.)
The Minor League season kicks off today, and we have you covered with three episodes of Prospect To Be Named Later in the last week. They are, as follows:
Ep. 10 - Prospects 20-11Kyle and I discussed a really interesting group of prospects that make up the middle third of our
In collaboration with Kyle Reis and Birds On The Black, I’m proud to present you with the Cardinals Top 30 Prospects! Every other day over the next day two months, we’ll be providing you with another in-depth scouting report on one of the best 30 prospects in the organization. Today,